still air Vs. forced

Discussion in 'Incubating & Hatching Eggs' started by Littlecimarron18, Jan 8, 2008.

  1. Littlecimarron18

    Littlecimarron18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    so im trying to get an incubator.....
    which would you chose?
    which is better?
    still or forced air.
    forced is more expencive but the 15 bucks if its better ill go for it = )
    Id just like some opinions or advice.
    any helps.
    Thanks
     
  2. Fancy Feather Poultry

    Fancy Feather Poultry Cooped Up

    May 30, 2007
    Id say still air my Little Giant 6200 is very good, the temperature stays excatly at 99.5 degrees and the humidity stays great!.
     
  3. brooster

    brooster Chillin' With My Peeps

    Jun 14, 2007
    northwest Ohio
    Go with the forced air, you get more even temps, and less temp spikes.
     
  4. Littlecimarron18

    Littlecimarron18 Chillin' With My Peeps

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    now theres 1 vote for each.
    ahhhh.
    choices...:eek:
     
  5. Katy

    Katy Flock Mistress

    I'd go with the forced air....plus a pre-set thermostat on it makes it even better!
     
  6. skeeter9

    skeeter9 Chillin' With My Peeps

    Definitely the forced air. The fan will keep the air an even temp throughout the bator and will help keep temps stable.
     
  7. carugoman

    carugoman Chillin' With My Peeps

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    gotta luv electronics and forced air!
     

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